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Demographics

People

Total Population1,931
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens11%
Employed Population 16+874
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married37.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.9%
Median Earnings25+$29,776
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,813

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,068
% Above Poverty Level81.7%
% Below Poverty Level18.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.1%
% Using Public Transportation3%

Housing

People Living Alone31.8%
Median Gross Rent$782
Median House Value$106,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27%
Irish15.4%
Dutch11.3%
English8.5%
Polish5.2%
Scottish3.7%
French Except Basque3.2%
Italian2.8%
Norwegian1.9%
Russian1.6%
Canadian0.9%
Welsh0.8%
Swedish0.8%
Finnish0.8%
Hungarian0.5%
Swiss0.4%
Belgian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Greek0.3%
African0.2%
Albanian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Australian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
German0.2%
Egyptian0.1%
Arab0.1%
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Parchment Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kalamazoo County
Standard Zip Codes49004
Phone Area Codes269
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.35
Approximate Longitude-85.56

Parchment Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationKALAMAZOO STATE HOSPITAL
Distance3.5 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches
StationGULL LAKE BIOL STA
Distance10.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches
StationHASTINGS
Distance26.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Augusta902$54,028
Galesburg2,013$35,398
Kalamazoo75,833$51,393
Plainwell3,789$68,182
Portage48,072$78,119
Richland759$81,806

Parchment Public Libraries

Parchment Community Library
401 SOUTH RIVERVIEW DRIVE
Parchment, Michigan
(269) 343-7747

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